Sohini Chattopadhyay
The protesters at Park Circus Maidan are primarily women, who are often joined by students.  (Photo: Alamy)

‘We are all Park Circus now’

8 min read . 15 Feb 2020
Still from ’Village Rockstars’

When princesses were frogs

8 min read . 07 Feb 2020
The shopfront of the Sienna store and café.  (Photo: Ankit Datta/Mint)

How to make a boutique ‘paara’

15 min read . 14 Sep 2019
Stills from (left) ‘Gully Boy’ and ‘Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai?’

The ghosts of Albert Pinto

8 min read . 28 Jul 2019
Stills from ‘Manmarziyaan’

Why don’t these girls work?

10 min read . 11 Dec 2018
Still from ‘Aah’ (1953)

Breathing uneasy in Bollywood

7 min read . 13 Jan 2018
A scene from Aligarh.

Can the subaltern be gay?

8 min read . 04 Nov 2017
In the West, the durian is linked inextricably to its smell but is very nutritious. Photo: iStockphoto

The scent of a durian

4 min read . 28 Oct 2017
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